to be successful and be respectful, where building prisons all over the place. tavis: before i let you go, you mentioned at denzel washington. there are a bunch of people right now that would go to their graves. i am one of them, thinking he got robbed. [laughter] >> he did. it's been years. tavis: what do you make of how that movie came out? as we got closer to oscar voting, stories were twisted and it got funky. >> i told the director when i saw the end of that movie, i said, you have left your academy award on the cutting room floor.